GEDS members & friends go backstage
at Geneva's Grand Théâtre

February 2013

Photos by Brian Thomas (tour group 1) & Mark Clayton (tour group 2)

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A rehearsal space to envy!
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Stand-ins at the ready.
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Rather like the GEDS and GAOS workshops!
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A workshop of amazing creatures.
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Costumes sur measure.
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A massive set being built for one scene of Wagner's Das Rhinegold.
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Shoes for every dream!



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The stage is set for Verdi's La Traviata.
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Maestro to the Podium!...in her dreams.
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Standing 12 meters below the 6 large stage sections that can be magically lowered and raised.
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A big snake-like demon being prepared for Rhinegold.
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Accomplished actresses auditioning.
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Looking at the detailed model of a set design for a forthcoming production.
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An almost unimagineable collection of costumes, room after room, tier after tier, rack after rack.